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Chris Carlson Dakes


Business Management
PhD, UW-Madison 
M.S. Pennsylvania State University 

Dr. Carlson-Dakes is an adjunct faculty member in the School of Business at Edgewood College.  Additionally, he is a Faculty Associate in the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His director level industry experience as Director of Organizational Development for an architectural engineering firm and his personal passion for bringing a balanced approach to life allow him to combine technical curriculum with social, political, environmental, and emotional issues into a blended pedagogy needed for developing business leaders of the future. His combined experience in academia, industry, and international teaching and consulting bring a strong blend of diverse real world perspectives into the classroom.